DESCRIPTION: Calling all ages! Join Mars Borough and NASA for a STEAM / STEM celebratory and educational event focused on the planet Mars and STEAM education. Friday, 5/31/19 consists of a live talk-back with the Jet Propulsion Laboratory, exhibits, food, Sci-Fi costume contest with cash prizes, music from Let’s Groove Tonight (Earth, Wind, and Fire tribute band), and fireworks. Highlights for Saturday, 6/1/19 and Sunday, 6/2/19 include NASA speakers and exhibits, Carnegie Science Center speaker and exhibit, drone exhibit and competition, rocket launch, First Robotics exhibit and competitions, “Meet the Mars Challenge” a judged science fair with cash prizes for grades 2nd through 8th, an Escape Room, “Martian Farms,” Maker Build, Moat Boat / 3D printing, food, kids’ zone and hands-on STEAM crafts / projects, train rides, museum visits, and so much more! 6/1/19 will feature the music of The Gothies Band and 6/2/19 will feature The Sarah James Project. Plus get your MARS New Year collectible merchandise.
Check out the website for details, schedules, parking, and transportation. Come rain or shine!
Food vendors wanted – to serve food at our event (food trucks, caterers, etc.)
EVENT CONTACT: Missy Gralish at firstname.lastname@example.org
EVENT WEBSITE: http://marsnewyear.com/